Meter in Music, 1600-1800. Performance, perception, and notation.
Bloomington, 1987, 2000. 174pp.
George Houle. Meter in music, 1600-1800. Performance, perception, and Notation.
Introduction 1. The Origins of The Measure in The Seventeenth Century 2. Time Signatures in The Eighteenth Century 3. Rhythmopoeia, Quantitative Meters in Poetry and Music 4. Quantitas Intrinseca, The Perception of Meter 5. Articulation of Quantitative Meter 6. Accent as Measure Articulation and as Measure Definition Appendix, Rhythmopoeia According to Johann Mattheson and Wolfgang Caspar Printz Notes Bibliography Index